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Ganglion cyst below the wrist - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   Hi, I found a lump in my left wrist Wednesday, wanted to see if was anything I should worry about. I researched a little online and I think its a ganglion cyst, but I just wanted to try this consultation out in case.
Doctor :   ok
User :   there's no pain, even when I touch/massage the lump
Doctor :   is it hard to feel?
User :   yes, the lump itself is fairly hard
Doctor :   where exactly is the lump?
User :   about 4 inches below the center of my palm
User :   right below the hand/wrist
Doctor :   ganglions do occur at the wrist joint
Doctor :   since how many days do you have this lump

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